India-based JHM Interstate Hotels India, a 50/50 Joint Venture management company between Interstate Hotels & Resorts and JHM Hotels, has signed agreements to manage two hotels in India. It will be operating a 62-room independent luxury resort in Kukas, Jaipur which will open its door in the month of August this year.
The 140-room Ramada hotel in Amritsar will be the second hotel which will be managed by the company. In addition to this, JHM Interstate Hotels, India has executed a total of four management contracts in United States. “India has tremendous growth potential for the hotel industry,” said Thomas F. Hewitt, Interstate’s chairman and chief executive officer
The resort in Jaipur that is being developed by Rajhastali Resorts& Studios Ltd is the company’s first hotel project. Facilities include spacious guestrooms, two restaurants, Internet access, fitness facility, swimming pool, spa, ancillary retail and indoor and outdoor banquet space with two party lawns.